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post #11 of 22
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Originally Posted by tian105 View Post
TBH not that i dont like OS X, im just too used to windows i guess, considering i spent the past 15 years of my life dealing with windows.
It's just like when you visit the same grocery store for 15 years and you just dont wanna go to another one..
but u went to that other grocery store instead
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post #12 of 22
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but u went to that other grocery store instead
HAHA, that was funny.
I went to that grocery store and hoped for the same merchandise to be sold

it was just too good of a deal to pass up..
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I do hope you did indeed get a good deal on that MBP, because the new MBP lineup will be unveiled in a few hours.
    
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post #14 of 22
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Originally Posted by Wesker View Post
Reinstall OSX.

Install Boot Camp.

Install 7.

This will automatically provide you with the proper configurations and drivers for 7 to work on your Mac. Sure you lose 10GB (and the hour install time), but it will function much better.

Hope it helps.
yup.

also, why the hell did you buy a mac if you dont like os x?
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I do hope you did indeed get a good deal on that MBP, because the new MBP lineup will be unveiled in a few hours.
then i'll sell this one immediately to buy another one!(not a mac)
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I say give OSX another try. It took me a while to like it as well as linux. Just re-install OSX and put it to the smallest possible partition
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but u went to that other grocery store instead
lol...
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post #18 of 22
Ever heard of a Toshiba Portege R705? 13in screen, MBP-rivaling battery life, Windows, Core i5, 4GB RAM, light, sub-$1000. Sexy to boot.

Just a thought in case you're within return policy. The SSD can easily be bought separately and installed manually, along with an extra battery, all less than what you paid for the Air.

I'm not against Macs; in fact, I really like their design, performance, battery life, OSX, etc. I almost bought one myself, before I realized I don't need a laptop at college when I have my sig rig.
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LMAO, why did you buy a Mac when you don't like the OS... The whole point of a Mac is the OS...
     
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post #20 of 22
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you ever met a person that cant eat nor get some sleep before his computer problem is resolved?

you just met one more
Well, aside from my Portege recommendation... I don't know what to say for your actual problem but just pop OSX back on there and install W7 through Boot Camp. It's much cleaner, and actually works as it's supposed to. You'll also have OSX on there, if you ever need it in the future.
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